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CAC Wirraway

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CA-1
Wirraway A20-10  displayed at the Moorabbin Aircraft Museum
Wirraway A20-13  stored at the PNG Museum
CA-3
Wirraway A20-51  pilot Dineen crashed December 11, 1942
Wirraway A20-71  assigned to 24 Squadron at Rabaul. Pilot Butterworth crashed on take off January 20, 1942
Wirraway A20-81  displayed at Caboolture Warplane Museum
Wirraway A20-99  under restoration
CA-5
Wirraway A20-103  displayed at Australian War Memorial (AWM)
Wirraway A20-116  pilot Matthews crashed September 16, 1943
Wirraway A20-128  assigned to 24 Squadron at Rabaul engine damage on January 6, 1942 interception, abandoned
CA-7
Wirraway A20-156  assigned to 24 Squadron at Rabaul, returned to Australia scrapped 1950s
Wirraway A20-160  pilot Hockings crashed Buna, remains recovered
Wirraway A20-177  assigned to 24 Squadron at Rabaul, January 23, 1942 crash landing at Lakunai
Wirraway A20-179  assigned to 24 Squadron at Rabaul, January 23, 1942 mission damaged or destroyed
Wirraway A20-222  under restoration by Matt Grigg
CA-8
Wirraway A20-303  assigned to 24 Squadron. Pilot Bromley crashed January 20, 1942 near Praed Point
Wirraway A20-304  assigned to 24 Squadron. written off after January 23, 1942 and abandoned at Rabaul
Wirraway A20-319  abandoned at Rabaul January 24, 1942 captured by the Japanese
Wirraway A20-321  assigned to 24 Squadron. Taxi accident on August 2, 1944.
Wirraway A20-405  stricken October 25, 1950
Wirraway A20-406  pilot Dawson ditched March 17, 1943 Lake Corangamite
Wirraway A20-410  pilot Cory crashed December 25, 1944
CA-9
Wirraway A20-436  assigned to 24 Squadron. January 20, 1942 crash landing at Vunakanau
Wirraway A20-437  assgn 24 Squadron. January 8, 1942 damaged by shrapnel and burnt cockpit area in revetment
Wirraway A20-447  pilot Rodbourn destroyed Februay 6, 1943
Wirraway A20-463  scrapped 1954
Wirraway A20-476  pilot O'Connell crashed July 6, 1945
Wirraway A20-480  pilot Unkles crashed April 15, 1944
Wirraway A20-485  pilot Smith MIA December 11, 1942
Wirraway A20-492  pilot Hart, crashed near Sanananda
Wirraway A20-504  pilot Rodbourn destroyed February 6, 1943 Wau Airfield
Wirraway A20-506  pilot Ruge crashed June 23, 1942
Wirraway A20-519  pilot X
Wirraway A20-599  destroyed Hughes Field August 23, 1942
CA-16
Wirraway A20-649  displayed at Fantasy of Flight Museum
Wirraway A20-652  displayed Queensland Air Museum
Wirraway A20-668 displayed RAAFAWA Aviation Heritage Centre, Bull Creek
Wirraway A20-687  displayed RAAF Museum at Point Cook
Wirraway A20-704  displayed Air World / Precision Aerospace
Wirraway A20-714  displayed RAAF Museum at Point Cook
Wirraway A20-722  displayed Old Aeroplane Company

Other Known Wrecks
Wirraway Kokopo Museum  fuselage frame only displayed at Kokopo Museum

 

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Last Updated
August 18, 2016

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